Lifting the lid on pilus assembly.

TitleLifting the lid on pilus assembly.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2014
AuthorsRemaut, H., and N. Ben-Tal
JournalElife
Volume3
Date Published2014 Oct 28
ISSN2050-084X
KeywordsAmino Acids, Bacterial Proteins, Evolution, Molecular, Fimbriae, Bacterial, Ion Channel Gating, Signal Transduction
Abstract

A combination of computer simulations, evolutionary analysis and graph theory has provided new insights into the assembly of pili on the surface of bacteria.

DOI10.7554/eLife.04997
Alternate JournalElife
PubMed ID25350974
PubMed Central IDPMC4210809
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